Manhasset, NY (PRWEB) October 25, 2010
Americana Manhasset will host a Wine Week featuring fine wines from around the world and benefiting The Breast and Ovarian Cancer Specimen Bank at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and The Katz Institute for Women’s Health.
The week begins on Monday, November 1 when chef Tomo Kobayashi presents a special seven course wine-paired dinner at Toku Modern Asian. For reservations, call 516.627.7121. On Tuesday, Cipollini Trattoria will offer a five course special menu with optional wine pairings highlighting fine Italian wines. For reservations, call 516.627.7172.
On Wednesday, select stores will host private in-store wine tastings featuring a selection of Italian, French, and American fine wines.
The festivities continue on Thursday, November 4 at Toku with a Fashion Lunch featuring presentations from Giorgio Armani, Fendi, CH Carolina Herrera, Tory Burch, and Donna Karan. Reservations are recommended. Call 516.627.7121.
The week ends on Friday with a Wine Auction at Tiffany & Co. to benefit The Breast and Ovarian Cancer Specimen Bank at The Feinstein Institute for Medical Research and The Katz Institute for Women’s Health. Tickets are $150 per person. Wines are courtesy of Palm Bay International, Empire Merchants and Southern Wine and Spirits.
“Americana Wine Week brings together fine wine, fabulous food, and exciting fashion, while supporting one of the major philanthropic initiatives on Long Island,” notes Deirdre Costa Major, President of Americana Manhasset. “Americana is always striving to create an inviting atmosphere that is enticing to our clients and benefits our community as well.”
The in-store events and the wine auction are part of a campaign to raise funds and awareness for the Feinstein Institute DNA Collection for Ovarian, Cervical and Breast Cancer Research and for The Katz Women's Hospital and Women’s Health Institute.
Americana Wine Week is sponsored by:
Deutsche Bank • Farrell Fritz, P.C. • Shawn Elliott Luxury • Teamspeed.com
Palm Bay International Wines & Spirits• Empire Merchants • Southern Wine & Spirits
Cipollini Trattoria • Toku Modern Asian • Bar Frites Restaurant • Bryant & Cooper
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